Sambalpur, Nov 6, (UNI) Two car lifters died and three others sustained serious injuries while the car stolen by them overturned on NH-6 near Atabaira in Bargarha district today.
Acting on a complaint from car owner G Ramesh that some people sped away with his luxury car from the Cox bazar in Jharsuguda, police team from Jharsuguda, Sambalpur and Baragarh chased the car lifters.
Police said the car overturned due to high speed near Attabira.
While two of the car lifters died on the spot, three were critically injured.
All the injured were admitted to VSS Medical College and Hospital at Burla.
Police suspected that all the accused were from outside the state.
Efforts were on to identify the bodies.
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